Considering Curtains

I need some curtains for my new rental. While I'm not sure exactly what I'm looking for just yet, I thought I'd share with you the work of Samantha Pynn, who, in my opinion, is a master of drapery (among other things). I think her striped and banded looks would be extremely achievable via DIY and some off the rack curtains. Check it out:
all images via HGTV and Samantha Pynn
Lovely no? I can't decided which ones are my favourite. Oh and how good are those bubblegum pink chairs in the first image.